TOWN HALL - Hartlepool - List Entry

  • Description

    "Municipal building, 1897 dated on plaque above door; by H.A. Cheers. Red engineering brick with sandstone ashlar dressings; Lakeland slate roof with copper dome. Long cruciform building with symmetrical gabled end to road. Gothic style with much carving. Main range 2 tall storeys, one wide bay between narrow octagonal battlemented turrets with small spires. Projecting battlemented porch whose gabled pilasters frame a multi-moulded 4-centred-arched entrance with carved spandrels. Wrought iron screen gates; panelled doors and traceried overlight. Large 5-light traceried window above. Pointed-arched tympanum carved with County Borough arms....."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

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    Added by: Splat
    Last modified: 1 year, 4 months ago
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